Energy Efficiency

The Green Bond Trend

DTE Energy Company (DTE:  NYSE) recently priced a ‘green bond’ issuance of $525 million to support renewable energy and energy efficiency.  The thirty-year bonds provide a coupon payment at 4.05%.  DTE is planning to buy solar arrays and wind turbines with its newly flush cash kitty.   ...

Labatt Breweries of Canada Provides Emergency Drinking Water in N.B.

Labatt Breweries of Canada is providing 100,000 cans of emergency drinking water for New Brunswick as part of its Canadian Disaster Relief Program. The water will go to on-the-ground responders in communities along the Saint John River in New Brunswick that have been faced with the worst floodi ...

Renewable & Fossil Fuel Organizations Oppose “Emergency” Coal & Nuclear Bailout

An unlikely coalition of renewable energy, natural gas, energy efficiency, and oil industry associations have collectively submitted their concerns to the US Department of Energy regarding the possibility of effectively bailing out and subsidizing uneconomic and aging power plants that would otherw ...

Renewable & Fossil Fuel Organizations Oppose “Emergency” Coal & Nuclear Bailout

An unlikely coalition of renewable energy, natural gas, energy efficiency, and oil industry associations have collectively submitted their concerns to the US Department of Energy regarding the possibility of effectively bailing out and subsidizing uneconomic and aging power plants that would otherw ...

Over $70M to New Oil Sands Technologies, Helps Reduce Water Use

Nine Alberta oil sands technologies will receive more than $70 million through the Oil Sands Innovation Challenge to support economic growth in the oil sands sector, including projects to reduce water use. The funds are provided by the Alberta government through Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA), a ...

World Not On Track To Meet Global Energy Targets

A new report from five international agencies has concluded that the world is not on track to meet 2030 global energy targets set as part of the Sustainable Development Goals, but that "real progress" is being made and helping to show signs of promise, particularly in expanding electricity access i ...

World Not On Track To Meet Global Energy Targets

A new report from five international agencies has concluded that the world is not on track to meet 2030 global energy targets set as part of the Sustainable Development Goals, but that "real progress" is being made and helping to show signs of promise, particularly in expanding electricity access i ...

World Not On Track To Meet Global Energy Targets

A new report from five international agencies has concluded that the world is not on track to meet 2030 global energy targets set as part of the Sustainable Development Goals, but that "real progress" is being made and helping to show signs of promise, particularly in expanding electricity access i ...

Leveraging Blockchain For Sustainable Energy: A WCS Talk In Palo Alto

The number of investments, partnerships, and consortia for blockchain technology keeps growing, and more companies are taking a closer look at this disruptive technology. At this Women in Cleantech & Sustainability event, an expert panel will explain blockchain technology and discuss key topics, su ...

Leveraging Blockchain For Sustainable Energy: A WCS Talk In Palo Alto

The number of investments, partnerships, and consortia for blockchain technology keeps growing, and more companies are taking a closer look at this disruptive technology. At this Women in Cleantech & Sustainability event, an expert panel will explain blockchain technology and discuss key topics, su ...